There are 6 ways to get from Kochi to Ooty by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Bangalore Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty

$22 - $37

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Bangalore Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Ooty

$8 - $26

4 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Cochin to Coimbatore
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$28 - $36

Taxi  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kochi to Ooty 184.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Kochi to Ooty 184.8 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, taxi  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Calicut (CCJ) COK - CCJ
  2. Take a taxi from Calicut to Ooty

$95 - $232

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kochi to Ooty is to train and bus which costs ₹500 - ₹1,800 and takes 7 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kochi to Ooty is to taxi which takes 4 h 22 min and costs ₹4,200 - ₹5,500.

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The distance between Kochi and Ooty is 171 km. The road distance is 296 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Kochi to Ooty, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kochi, India and Ooty, India?

There is no direct connection from Kochi to Ooty. However, you can take the train to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) then take the taxi to Ooty. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Cochin, take the bus to Coimbatore, then take the taxi to Ooty.

Airlines
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Kochi to Calicut
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Coimbatore to Ooty
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 422 44 22 44 22
Website
meru.in

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